Context Is for Kings

Star Trek: Discovery

Season: 1 Ep. 3

Air Date: 10/01/2017

Stardate: Unknown

Michael Burnham finds herself aboard the U.S.S. Discovery, where she quickly realizes things are not as they seem, including the mysterious Captain Gabriel Lorca.

Cast & Creative Staff


Anthony Rapp as Paul Stamets

Jason Isaacs as Gabriel Lorca

Grace Lynn Kung as Psycho

Doug Jones as Saru

Julianne Grossman

Sonequa Martin-Green as Michael Burnham

Mary Wiseman as Sylvia Tilly

Conrad Pla as Stone

Oyin Oladejo as Joann Owosekun

Ronnie Rowe Jr.

Sara Mitich as Airiam

Saad Siddiqui as Straal

Elias Toufexis as Cold

Christopher Russell as Milton Richter

Devon MacDonald as Ellen Landry

Guest Cast:

Rekha Sharma as Ellen Landry

Creative Staff:

Story & Teleplay: Gretchen J. Berg

Story: Bryan Fuller

Story & Teleplay: Aaron Harberts

Director: Akiva Goldsman

Teleplay: Craig Sweeny

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